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Refit & Repairs to Sails and Rigging

Photo: Gyatso under sail during our Atlantic Crossing on the leg from Antigua to Bermuda. Photo courtesy of s/y Bobo.
Gyatso under sail during our Atlantic Crossing on the leg from Antigua to Bermuda. Photo courtesy of s/y Bobo.

Sails

We used the 20-year old head sails for a year while we were getting to know our 1985 Tayana 37 cutter which helped us work with a sailmaker to get exactly what we wanted when the time came for this item to rise to the top of the list.  It did in 2006 while we were in Annapolis, and after shopping around, we selected the UK Halsey loft for the job, mainly because of our respect for Scott Allan there.  We were very pleased with the sails.

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